KP hairdressers ban stylish beards, term it 'un-Islamic'

Hairdressers in Pakistan’s have announced a ban in their shops on “stylish” beards, saying designed facial hair disturb Islamic law.kpk ban on youth boys stylish,french and goatees beards due to unislamic law.
KP hairdressers ban stylish beards, term it 'un-Islamic'

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP)   Hairdressers declared a ban on trimming stylish beards such as goatees or French beards, calling the cuts un-Islamic.

Goatees Style

Goatees Style

French Style

French Style

KP Hairdressers Association's president Muhammad Sharif Kahlun said We made the decision after consulting with religious scholars. There is a spreading trend among Pakistani youths to wear stylish beards. Many fashion models, actors and even sportsmen wear such beards.

The provincial government has not commented on the ban.

“but it will be up to each barber whether or not they stick to what we have decided.”

All the Hairdressers are bound from cutting beards in a fashionable way which is against the principles of Islam according to all religious scholars,” read an order issued by the office of the Kharan District Assistant Commissioner Mohammad Baksh Sajdi.

The provincial government has not commented on the ban

A copy of the order was also sent to other officers concerned including the deputy commissioner, the district police officer, the tehsildar and area’s station house officer.

A maulana had complained about stylish beards and that’s why the notification was issued, assistant commissioner.

The order was later withdrawn as the government said there was no law to issue such an order. However, the magistrate has the government to ban anything, so he requested the barbers and verbally ordered them to avoid fashionable beard cuts.

Although Kahlun's claim of a unity among the barbers, some shop owners told that they were not happy with the decision, as it would negatively impact their business.

Also, some people, especially youth, expressed displeasure over the decision.

1 Reviews
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    Zubair Ahmed
  • 4 months ago 4Rating Stars
  • appreciated decision taken by KPK government

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      Muzammal arshad
      4 months ago
    • But government has not commented on the ban.

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      Asjad Sheikh
      4 months ago
    • Good Decision

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